In recent years laboratory and clinical experience have shown the importance of early definitive treatment for acute spinal cord injuries; emphasis has been on the first minutes and hours following traumatic injury. There is a need for standardized training of EMTs and refinement of EMS systems which includes regionalization of this critical care component.

  • Authors:
    • Hall, W J
    • Green, B A
    • Coladonato, J P
  • Publication Date: 1976-6

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  • Accession Number: 00144396
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM